Tripura: 117 have died of malaria in last 3 years

Tripura: 117 have died of malaria in last 3 years

AGARTALA: A total of 117 people have died due to malaria, whereas, 84,275 were found to be affected by the vector-borne disease within the period of March 2014- March 2016, a government officer said on Monday. However, he added that there has been no death report this year although 1275 malaria-affected people are registered. Of the total, 96 […]

Tripura: 16 Congress leaders resign following WB poll alliance

Tripura: 16 Congress leaders resign following WB poll alliance

AGARTALA: At least 16 Congress leaders including 9 Mahila Congress leaders on Sunday resigned from their post opposing the poll understanding with the CPI(M) in West Bengal. Mahila Congress president Kalyani Roy and other Mahila Congress leaders -Panna Deb, Minati Saha, Hena Sengupta, Panchami Sarkar, Ratna Debnath, Shukla Sharma, Manasi Ghosh, Reena Das, Sabita Sarkar […]

Agartala: 2130 suicides reported in the last 3 years

Agartala: 2130 suicides reported in the last 3 years

AGARTALA: The suicide rate among different sections of people in Tripura continues to rise. As many as 2130 suicide cases have been reported in the last three years. Out of these,267 are students and 194 are unemployed. There are also 25 government employees and 511 housewives on the list of people who have committed suicide. The data […]

Guwahati-Agartala spice jet flight cancelled

Guwahati-Agartala spice jet flight cancelled

AGARTALA: The last minute cancellation of the lifeline Spicejet flight from Guwahati-Agartala on Sunday caused lot of worries for the travelling passengers as there is no other flight. Airline officials said that it would accommodate the passengers as per available in the same flight which is Flight No: SG-152 tomorrow(March 28). The flight was supposed […]

17 waterway projects for Northeast

17 waterway projects for Northeast

AGARTALA: The central government has undertaken 17 waterway projects to improve links between north-east India and the adjoining countries, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said here on Saturday.   The proposed waterways are in addition to railway, air and road links being developed in the eight north-eastern states, said Jitendra Singh, who is Minister of State […]

Tripura Jawan commits suicide for having illicit relationship

Tripura Jawan commits suicide for having illicit relationship

AGARTALA: The TSR Jawan who killed his girlfriend, was already a married man and a father of one child. which may have been the reason why he murdered his mistress and then committed suicide, said Chief Minister Manik Sarkar. Sarkar, also in-charge of Home Department, replied to a question on the issue raised by the […]

Tripura: Rejected youth sets girl on fire

Tripura: Rejected youth sets girl on fire

AGARTALA: A youth was arrested on the charge of setting a minor girl on fire as she rejected his proposal at a village in Gomati District. He has been produced in court on Wednesday. The accused, known as Rahul Das, resident of a panchayat of Dhajanagar area, poured kerosene on the girl and set her […]